The internet has opened new doors for single women in highly traditional societies, allowing them to chat with strangers discreetly from their homes, away from the eyes of family members.
Saudi Arabia currently has the world’s Nikia Johnson, who works for Whos Here, said in an email that Saudis use the app to make and meet new friends who are in their area or when traveling, as well as to chat and meet with people for dating purposes.
Her reputation and marriage prospects could be out the window.
As for men, they are forbidden from approaching women they don’t know.
In their view, older generations are mostly unaware of such apps and disapprove of dating itself.